Caribbean Report 17-06-1991

SpecialCollections.repositoryAll sounds files in this collection are being kept at the Main Library, Mona Campus, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.contributorThe University of the West Indiesen_US
dc.contributor.authorWhitehorne, Pat (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorCaroit, Jean Michel (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorBird, Lester (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorSpencer, Baldwin (speaker)
dc.contributor.authorGeldof, Lynn (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorJarvis, Mike (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorCozier, Tony (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorAgnew, Jonathan (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorLawrence, David (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:36)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Twenty-nine Haitian children illegally employed on the plantations of the Dominican Republic will be deported to Haiti tomorrow. Jean-Michel Caroit reports from Santo Domingo (00:37-06:50)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Britain’s Minister of Overseas Development, Linda Choka, reaffirms British aid commitment to the Caribbean and adds that the region will remain the highest per capita recipients of British economic assistance. Pat Whithorne interviews Linda Choka who also notes that a green conditionality will be attached to the economic aid in the form of encouraging Caribbean governments to impose environmental taxes (02:21-06:50)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Members of Antigua’s Parliament are currently debating a Prevention of Corruption Bill in the aftermath of the arms scandal and allegations of corruption in the government. Former Deputy Prime Minister, Vere Bird, and opposition leader, Baldwin Spencer welcome the introduction of the bill (06:51-09:47)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Journalist and author, Lynn Geldof, recently published a book entitled “Cubans” which depicts a grave present day challenge for Fidel Castro and Cubans. Mike Jarvis interviews Lynn Geldof (09:48-12:40)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. In a warm-up match for the second test against England, West Indian cricketer Patrick Patterson suffers a leg injury. Tony Cozier reports on the impact of the injury on the West Indies. John Agnew also reports on the selection of the English team for the upcoming match and the inclusion of David Lawrence (12:41-14:55)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 00 sec.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.publisherThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.relation.ispartofThe BBC Caribbean Archives Collection 1988 - 2011en_US
dc.rightsCopyright British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.rights.accessRightsAccess to this collection is available on site at the Main Library, Mona Campus (, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library (, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshChild labor -- Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.lcshEconomic assistance -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshEnvironmental policy -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshEnvironmental impact charges -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshEcotourism -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCorruption -- Law and legislation -- Antiguaen_US
dc.subject.lcshBooks -- Cubaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Tournaments -- West Indiesen_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Tournaments -- Englanden_US
dc.subject.otherChild trafficking -- Dominican Republic -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.otherAid -- Caribbean Area -- Britainen_US
dc.subject.otherPrevention of Corruption Bill -- Antiguaen_US
dc.subject.otherArms scandal -- Antiguaen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 17-06-1991en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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